This past fall I had the opportunity to photograph Jenna and her family. Jenna is a fellow wedding photographer who I met when she second shot for me in 2019. She had recently moved from NY to Northern Virginia then moved again near me in Winchester. We got to chatting one day and she mentioned […]

February 23, 2021

Fall Family Session 11 Years Later

With everything 2020 brought, postponed weddings were one of them. Joe and Reshmi had already been planning their wedding for 2 years when COVID shutdown the US in March. They made the incredibly difficult decision one week prior to their Osprey’s Woodbridge Virginia Wedding date to postpone until November. In the blink of an eye, […]

November 24, 2020

Osprey’s Woodbridge Virginia Wedding

This July, Katie and Steven got married!! Their Summer COVID Rose Hill Manor Wedding was my first wedding in 2020. It had been 7 long months since photographing my last wedding in December. Words couldn’t express how much excitement I had leading up to this wedding. I had so much creative energy and couldn’t wait […]

October 13, 2020

Summer COVID Rose Hill Manor Wedding

Last year, I had all intentions of blogging this gorgeous wedding. I was waiting to blog and post Caitlin and Steven’s Fall RiverView at Occoquan wedding because it was so gorgeous I wanted it to be my last blog of the 2019. Then life with an infant was a much harder at that time than […]

October 2, 2020

Fall RiverView at Occoquan Wedding

Randy and Kathryn’s late fall Pond View Farm Wedding was such a chilly day but the sun was out so it was a picture perfect wedding day! Their ceremony had a beautiful pond in the background and they married under and surrounded by weeping willow trees. Fun fact, weeping willows are my favorite tree. This […]

May 20, 2020

Pond View Farm Wedding

It’s almost Christmas! Dawson came into my Lakeridge Studio for his Newborn Session at 8 Days New. I loved getting to photograph this little cuddly bundle. I thought he looked so much like his momma and enjoyed talking to his grandfather who used to be an airline pilot which I thought was so cool! See a few […]

December 21, 2018

Dawson Miller Lakeridge Studio Newborn Session

Sweet Noa Leigh came to my residential Lakeridge Studio for her newborn session when she was 11 days new! She was my first newborn girl all year! All newborn sessions this whole year have been boys. It was so much getting to photograph her with all the headbands and girly wraps. In the studio and […]

December 14, 2018

Noa Leigh Lakeridge Studio Newborn Session

When Erin reached out about having me photograph her Twin Girls Cakesmash I was pumped!! I had been wanting to photograph a twin cakesmash. What’s cuter than 1 one year old? 2 of course!! We set up the cutest, girliest setup with lots of fun colors. You only turn one once, so you have to […]

November 30, 2018

Twin Girls Cakesmash Woodbridge Virginia

Happy anniversary to Katie and Jonathan who celebrated 3 years of marriage in August! I love that they brought their dog Bruin to their Manassas Battlefield Anniversary Session. We all know that dogs are family and our fur babies so of course they should be included! It was so much fun capturing these two stylish […]

November 21, 2018

Manassas Battlefield Anniversary Session

6 Years Ago 6 years ago my husband and I were a newly engaged couple searching for our wedding venue. One day, Danny and I were walking around the Ferguson’s property in Edinburg, Virginia. Their home is one of favorite places in the Shenandoah County because we you’re surrounded by trees right along the Shenandoah […]

January 9, 2018

Edinburg Virginia Extended Family Session

Edinburg VA family session with Sarah Botta Photography Woodbridge VA photographer

How is it possible that 2017 has already come and gone?! 2017 has been such a blessing to me and my photography business. This year brought me several opportunities like being flown out to Minnesota for an engagement session and being a bridesmaid/primary photographer in my brother and sister in laws wedding. I was also […]

December 29, 2017

2017 Best of Engagements and Weddings

Marriott Ranch Wedding in Hume Va by Northern Virginia Wedding Photographer Sarah Botta Photography

As I was driving down the road one day, I get a call from a number that popped up from Texas. I was’t going to answer because I honestly thought it was a telemarketer. I had been receiving a lot of telemarketing calls lately and figured it was just one more. When I answered the […]

December 19, 2017

Woodbridge VA Studio Newborn Photographer

Woodbridge VA Newborn Studio Photographer with Northern VA Newborn Photographer Sarah Botta Photography

James and Rachel said their vows in Myersville, Maryland on November 4th 2016. On my way to their wedding, I was driving in the middle of nowhere on a one lane dirt road. It was amazing! I felt like I was back at home driving through the country roads. Since fall came so late this […]

December 27, 2016

Ostertag Vistas Wedding

Rachel and James bride and groom portraits with Sarah Botta Photography in Woodbridge, VA